Friday, September 21, 2018

Daily Announcements 9/21


Voyager Academy High School Daily Announcements 9/21: 

  • Voyager Bass Assasins and WeWilmRebuild are partering to help with Hurricane Florence Relief in Wilmington, NC. We will be placing boxes at each school where donations can be placed. While WeWilmRebuild is going to focus their effors on the  human side, Bass Assasins will focus their efforts of the four legged victims. All donations will be collected throughout the month of September and the Voyager Bass Assassins will deliver them to Nicholas and his crew for distribution. Thank you for your support!
    • Did you know that North Carolina is the 10th hungriest state in the nation? Almost 20% of our children face hunger on a regular basis. 18% of our senior citizens struggle with hunger. Backpack Buddies provides local school children from food-insecure homes with healthy weekend meals during the school year. Starting September 17th, the OCS class will have boxes around the school for students to donate food items. We will also collect donated food items during Advisory on Mondays for the next four weeks. The Advisory that collects the most food to donate will receive a Pizza  Lunch to thank them for donating. Please contact Amanda Shaw with any questions. Thank you for your help with this worthy cause! 
    • An admissions representative from Queens University in Charlotte will be on campus on Monday 1:15 during lunch. See Ms. O'Kaine for additional information.
    • There will be a Service Club meeting at 8:15 AM in the Commons tomorrow. 
    • Ms. Taylor's English I class has designed and will be selling anti-bullying t-shirts as part of their Stand Up Speak Out Campaign. We are selling t-shirts to help raise money for Stand Up Speak Out NC, an organization created to support victims of bullying, teenage domestic violence, and sexual harassment. Flyers have been posted around school if you would like to see the design. Please see Ms. Taylor if you would like to purchase a t-shirt. 

    Thursday, September 20, 2018

    Daily Announcements 9/20


    Voyager Academy High School Daily Announcements 9/20: 

  • Voyager Bass Assasins and WeWilmRebuild are partering to help with Hurricane Florence Relief in Wilmington, NC. We will be placing boxes at each school where donations can be placed. While WeWilmRebuild is going to focus their effors on the  human side, Bass Assasins will focus their efforts of the four legged victims. All donations will be collected throughout the month of September and the Voyager Bass Assassins will deliver them to Nicholas and his crew for distribution. Thank you for your support!
    • Did you know that North Carolina is the 10th hungriest state in the nation? Almost 20% of our children face hunger on a regular basis. 18% of our senior citizens struggle with hunger. Backpack Buddies provides local school children from food-insecure homes with healthy weekend meals during the school year. Starting September 17th, the OCS class will have boxes around the school for students to donate food items. We will also collect donated food items during Advisory on Mondays for the next four weeks. The Advisory that collects the most food to donate will receive a Pizza  Lunch to thank them for donating. Please contact Amanda Shaw with any questions. Thank you for your help with this worthy cause! 
    • An admissions representative from Queens University in Charlotte will be on campus on Monday 1:15 during lunch. See Ms. O'Kaine for additional information.
    • There will be a Service Club meeting at 8:15 AM in the Commons tomorrow.
    • Join the Voyager FCA in a "Diaper Drive" supporting NC Diaper Bank that serves mothers and young children in need. Please bring in any brand of size 5 diapers. There is a donation bin located in the front office. If you would like to join students at the NC Diaper Bank on Saturday, September 29 from 10 am until noon. Please sign up by September 26th in the front office. This is also a great opportunity to gain service hours! 
    • Ms. Taylor's English I class has designed and will be selling anti-bullying t-shirts as part of their Stand Up Speak Out Campaign. We are selling t-shirts to help raise money for Stand Up Speak Out NC, an organization created to support victims of bullying, teenage domestic violence, and sexual harassment. Flyers have been posted around school if you would like to see the design. Please see Ms. Taylor if you would like to purchase a t-shirt. 

    Daily Announcements 9/19


    Voyager Acadey High School Daily Announcements 9/19


    • Voyager Bass Assasins and WeWilmRebuild are partering to help with Hurricane Florence Relief in Wilmington, NC. We will be placing boxes at each school where donations can be placed. While WeWilmRebuild is going to focus their effors on the  human side, Bass Assasins will focus their efforts of the four legged victims. All donations will be collected throughout the month of September and the Voyager Bass Assassins will deliver them to Nicholas and his crew for distribution. Thank you for your support!
    • Did you know that North Carolina is the 10th hungriest state in the nation? Almost 20% of our children face hunger on a regular basis. 18% of our senior citizens struggle with hunger. Backpack Buddies provides local school children from food-insecure homes with healthy weekend meals during the school year. Starting September 17th, the OCS class will have boxes around the school for students to donate food items. We will also collect donated food items during Advisory on Mondays for the next four weeks. The Advisory that collects the most food to donate will receive a Pizza  Lunch to thank them for donating. Please contact Amanda Shaw with any questions. Thank you for your help with this worthy cause! 

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018

    Daily Annoucements 9/18


    Voyager Academy High School Daily Announcements 9/18

    • Voyager Bass Assasins and WeWilmRebuild are partering to help with Hurricane Florence Relief in Wilmington, NC. We will be placing boxes at each school where donations can be placed. While WeWilmRebuild is going to focus their effors on the  human side, Bass Assasins will focus their efforts of the four legged victims. All donations will be collected throughout the month of September and the Voyager Bass Assassins will deliver them to Nicholas and his crew for distribution. Thank you for your support!
    • Did you know that North Carolina is the 10th hungriest state in the nation? Almost 20% of our children face hunger on a regular basis. 18% of our senior citizens struggle with hunger. Backpack Buddies provides local school children from food-insecure homes with healthy weekend meals during the school year. Starting September 17th, the OCS class will have boxes around the school for students to donate food items. We will also collect donated food items during Advisory on Mondays for the next four weeks. The Advisory that collects the most food to donate will receive a Pizza  Lunch to thank them for donating. Please contact Amanda Shaw with any questions. Thank you for your help with this worthy cause! 
    • The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30 in D124. Please join us for food, fun, and fellowship! You do not have to be a Christian or an athlete to attend. 

    Wednesday, September 12, 2018

    Daily Announcements 9/12



    Voyager Academy High School Daily Announcements 9/12

    • Did you know that North Carolina is the 10th hungriest state in the nation? Almost 20% of our children face hunger on a regular basis. 18% of our senior citizens struggle with hunger. The OCS class at Voyager Academy High School volunteers weekly with the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle in their program called "Backpack Buddies". Backpack Buddies provides local school children from food-insecure homes with healthy weekend meals during the school year. The children recieve a bag on Friday of every week that includes six balanced meals and two healthy snacks. We are having a Food Drive in order to support the efforts of the Food Bank. Starting September 17, the OCS class will have boxes around the school for students to donate canned food items. We will also collect donated food items during Advisory on Mondays for the next 4 weeks. The Advisory that colleccts the most food to donate will recieve a pizza lunch to thank them for donating. The Food Bank requests canned protein items (canned tuna, Spaghetti O's, soups, beans, etc), canned vegtables, canned fruits in light juice, juice boxes, and snack items like granola bars and peanut butter crackers. Please contact Amanda Shaw at ashaw@voyageracademy.net with any questions. Thank you for your help with this worthy cause! 
    • An admissions representative from Queens University in Charlotte will be on campus on Monday 1:15 during lunch. See Ms. O'Kaine for additional information.
    • Yearbooks for the 2018-2019 school year are now on sale at the lowest price of the year, $55. Go to jostensyearbooks.com by the September 28th to reserve a book at this low price.
    • A girl's basketball interest meeting will be held in the Commons at 6PM  on Wednesday night.  This meeting is for all girls interested in playing basketball AND their parents. Please plan to attend. 

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    Daily Annoucements 9/11



    Voyager Academy High School Daily Annoucements: September 11, 2018



    • The Toyoma Committee of Sister Cities of Durham is pleased to announce a high school delegation trip to Toyoma, Japan during the summer of 2019. Students will be serving as junior ambassadors. During part of the visit, students will be staying with host families assosiated with the Toyoma College of Foreign Languages. To recieve further information and get an application contact Toyoma Committee meber Yuki Temma (hsdelegation@gmail.com) 
    • The Fellowship of Christian Athletes: The FCA will be meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30 in D124. Please join us for food, fun, and fellowship! You do not have to be an athlete or a Christian to attend.
    • Yearbooks for the 2018-2019 school year are now on sale at the lowest price of the year, $55. Go to jostensyearbooks.com by the September 28th to reserve a book at this low price. 
    • Anyone interested in joining art club this year needs to see Mrs. Clark-Stover by Tuesday, September 11. Art Club will be holding it's first meeting off campus at the Nasher Museum on Thursday, September 13 and you must be registered for the event if you want to participate. Again, please stop by and see Mrs. Clark-Stover before school, during lunch or after school by Tuesday if you are interested.
    • Dr. Bankhead would like to express his appreciation to Ms. Dodson, Ms. Shaw, Ms. Clarke Stover, Mr. Robinson, Francesca Cedeno, Lama Khachab, Bradley Heckman, and others for their display of empathy during a difficult time. Thank you for displaying one of our core values. 
    • A girl's basketball interest meeting will be held in the Commons at 6PM  on Wednesday night. 
    • Monday, September 10, 2018

      Daily Announcements 9/10


      Voyager Academy High School Daily Announcements: 9/10



      • Yearbooks for the 2018-2019 school year are now on sale at the lowest price of the year, $55. Go to jostensyearbooks.com by the September 28th to reserve a book at this low price. 
      • Anyone interested in joining art club this year needs to see Mrs. Clark-Stover by Tuesday, September 11. Art Club will be holding it's first meeting off campus at the Nasher Museum on Thursday, September 13 and you must be registered for the event if you want to participate. Again, please stop by and see Mrs. Clark-Stover before school, during lunch or after school by Tuesday if you are interested.
      • Last year we did the refugee drive and the winning grade was the sophmores (now Juniors). We are going to serve pancakes for breakfast for the Juniors. It will be in the commons at  8:15 am to 8:50 am on Tuesday the 11th of September. Sorry for the late prize!
      • There will be a Red Cross Blood drive on September 11, 2018 in the Commons. Sign up at redcross.org with code "Voyager". Contact Jordan King for more information.
      • Congratulations to the men's soccer team for making Voyager history on Friday night. They beat Franklin Academy for the first time in the history of the schooL! Score was 6-3. Spencer Chwalik scored 4 goals. Noah Wells scored 2 goals. Congratulations to the team and Coach Robinson for this epic win!
      • Jordan Driving School will be offering a driver's ed class at Voyager during Fall Break, October 8-12. Students must be 14 1/2 to sign up for the class. Please stop by the front office to pick up more information if you are interested. Sign up deadline is September 30.